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Vaccination rates vary widely on UW-System campuses

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Published: Sep. 20, 2021 at 10:09 AM CDT
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MADISON, Wis. - University of Wisconsin officials say student vaccination rates for COVID-19 vary widely among the system’s campuses. At the Madison campus, 91% of students are fully vaccinated, the highest number among the system’s universities.

Student Vaccination Rates Reported on September 15, 2021
Student Vaccination Rates Reported on September 15, 2021(WSAW)

The lowest number of vaccinated students are at UW-Parkside where 38% have been inoculated. Other campuses range from 75% at La Crosse to 46% at Stevens Point.

UW System interim President Tommy Thompson has recently been touring campuses around the state to promote a scholarship drawing aimed at encouraging students to get vaccinated during the fall semester.

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